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CBS
Oct 15, 2012 6:00pm PDT
a permanent part of the city's skyline. the first draft was shown to us. and the center piece is the basketball arena which would be built at pier 30 and 32. architects described the arena as lozenge shaped. the idea is to have it set back about 600 feet and turn it at an odd angle in order to allow businesses to maintain their site lines to the bay. >> we have opened up a great deal of access to the harbor and parallel, along the water's edge. >> reporter: they are going to be building about 600 parking spots on site and ferry service to drop you off right at the arena. there will also be music fans as they plan to have concerts and other activities here. the arena will only take up half the site. they plan to develop a shopping center and even a movie theater on the property. >> the plan is to finish in 2017. they will go through a series of public hearings starting tomorrow evening. they say it's lawsening shaped. i'm going -- lozenged shaped. i'm going with a flying saucer. i'm going with pringles potato chips. >> well, a bay area port official is in hot water tonight afte
CBS
Oct 18, 2012 6:00pm PDT
warrants but it's also illegal to impersonate a city worker. contrary to the scam, the city says first responders don't rely on curb numbers because they are usually blocked by parked cars. they rely on the house number. >>> if you rely on, online reviews you may be happy to know yelp is going undercover to expose businesses who pay people to write fake favorable reviews. employees respond to ads offering as much as $200 for a positive review, but instead of a review they get a consumer alert label added to their page. yelp says it plans to out more companies in the next three months. it's estimated as many as 40% of all online reviews are fake or biased. >>> and there will soon be one less magazine on the newsstand. "newsweek" announced today it will publish its last print edition at the end of the year and going all digital. the sales have shrunk from 3 million to one million in the past six years. "newsweek's" editor-in-chief says it's a difficult moment for all of us. your newsstand will never be the same. >> wow. there goes another one. >> and the ipad version just isn't the same,
CBS
Oct 10, 2012 6:00pm PDT
here since the first presidential debate. >> and this halloween why a bay area city is cancelling a popular community tradition. ,,,,,, at the guaranteed's lowest price.attresses plus, pay no interest for 3 years on the best brand-name mattress sets. get your best rest ever from sleep train. ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ "1 >> your realtime captioner: linda marie macdonald. >>> now at 6:30, mitt romney has been slicing into president obama's lead in california ever since the first presidential debate. that's just one of the findings of our exclusive eyewitness news poll and there are dueling tax initiatives for education on the november ballot. one of them just tipped to the negative. cbs 5 political reporter grace lee with the numbers. >> reporter: allen, let's start with what propositions 30 and 38 have in common. they both raise billions of dollars for education through taxes but where that money goes is a source of contention between the two camps. and it is starting to get a little nasty in the tv ad war. >> let's see how two measures measure up. >> reporter:
CBS
Oct 19, 2012 6:00pm PDT
. >>> the biggest skyscraper on the west coast is going to be built in san francisco. city planners approved construction and funding for the new 61 story transbay terminal tower. it will be built at first and mission streets. and when it's done, it will stand at 1,070 feet. now, that's 200 feet taller than the transamerica building. planners actually lowered the height of the building a bit to please neighbors concerned about the size and increased traffic. >>> it sounds a little like a horror movie from the 1950s. an invasive species in the northern bay area nicknamed the blob... as cbs 5 reporter john ramos explains, from point reyes the slimy invader is being used to try and tip the balance in the fight over a commercial oyster bed. >> reporter: the point reyes seashore is a place of solitude and wind spent beauty but the inlet is a battle ground and in the crosshairs is the drakes bay oyster company. >> it's an ideal shellfish growing area with the best water quality of any estuary in the state. >> reporter: oysters have been farmed here for 70 years but the national park service wants
CBS
Oct 1, 2012 6:00pm PDT
to call home too. >> first of all, we wanted a livable area, not like a warehouse. >> reporter: for the last ten years he's worked with city planners to design the perfect place. thanks to state bond money and a federal grant, his vision is now a reality, a brand-new veterans home in fresno, if first in the central valley -- the first in the central valley. we got a tour. >> we have a barber shop and a general store. we have a clinic also. and a kitchen. >> reporter: a virtual village of 240,000 square feet with 300 single rooms, private bathrooms, and a landscaped outdoor space, just like waters dreamed of. >> we even have a little putting area, little areas where you can go out and sit on benches around trees. that's my no. 1 medal, a purple heart. >> reporter: a decorated world war ii veteran, for him, it's a dream come true. >> i'm reaching 90 and who knows what's going to happen in the near future. >> reporter: he signed up to move into the new facility. but right now, he can't, even though there's plenty of room. in fact, you'll notice no one is living here at all. >> we
CBS
Oct 5, 2012 6:00pm PDT
from his august dui arrest in san diego. the city attorney there says the plea bargain on the lesser charge is common for first-time offenders. at his installation mass yesterday the archbishop called it a terrible error in judgment. >>> signs that times are getting better for americans one beer at a time. americans are drinking more beer even though brewers increased prices through the recession. unlike the wine and liquor companies. cbs 5 reporter mike sugerman tells us how beer sales can show how the economy may be headed in the right direction. >> welcome to anchor brewing company. my name is daniel. i'll be your tour guide today. >> reporter: cold beer, how about a beer? they got them at anchor brewery. >> we're taking a sample of the beer to see how the fermentation is progressing. >> reporter: americans may or may not be crying in their beers, but they sure are drinking more of them. >> how's business? >> very good. >> reporter: it is good at san francisco's anchor, the nation's first microbrewery now almost 50 years old and lots of other places that make beer their business.
CBS
Oct 12, 2012 6:00pm PDT
brass or city leadership, allen, face any discipline for what many people regard as a poorly planned and botched operation in the first place. >> just thinking, joe, about the layoffs at the department has had over recent years, what the morale must be like given in now. >> reporter: then, you know, according to donelan they are ordered into this situation, they spent many hours and many days in a row trying to enforce this encampment and it did get out of hand, and some of them are paying for it. >> they are indeed. thank you, joe vazquez. >>> the couple caught driving the car of a murdered hercules woman will now be charged with her murder. police arrested darnell and tania washington two days ago in washington skate. they initially considered the husband and wife persons of interest in the stabbing death of the retired schoolteacher susie ko. now after police interviews, they are officially considered suspects in this case. police say their arrests bring an end to a crime spree that began with a jail break in san bernardino county. >>> the teenager accused of stealing celebrity c
CBS
Oct 2, 2012 6:00pm PDT
's your cbs 5 forecast. >>> well, in our next half hour, the bay area city with a strict new ban on smoking. and what you'll have to do in order to smoke on a sidewalk. >> setting the stage for the first presidential debate. tonight, the one thing that the candidates seem to agree on. >> i always thought they were roaming free and that's why i chose to buy them. >> but with these eggs worth the premium price is this why a bay area farm is accused of deceit. bay area just got approved. >>> and first at 6:30, one of the strictest anti-smoking ordinances in the bay area just got approved. it severely restricts where people can light up including where they live. cbs 5 reporter ann notarangelo says, it is getting wide ranging support. >> and i find it offensive and i find it unhealthy, particularly if there are young children around. >> reporter: ever since irene curtis stopped smoking, she has hated breathing in someone else's smoke and in a community where few people light up, there was more than enough support for the san rafael city council to approve a strict new antismoking law
CBS
Oct 24, 2012 6:00pm PDT
to wear on us in a couple of days. >> first tribe -- >> former giants jeff kent is going to have to figure out how to get rice and moore tonight on "survivor." good luck to him. >>> football the raiders have another winnable game in kansas city at arrowhead stadium against the chiefs team currently ranked 4th fewest points in the nfl. that's good news for raiders defensive squad that dominated the jaguars last week in the second half. defense uv end lamar houston earned the player of the week award for his seven tackles. we'll have coverage for game series in detroit. >>> jim harbaugh grew up a tigers fan in michigan when he played in chicago he became a cubs fan. now he is a happy giants fan. ask hard to change our legion januaries? your allegiance? you still bleed the orange and black if you move. >> i do know what you're saying. and myself in particular, i grew up a little different than most people because we lived in 12 different places, 12 different towns by the time i was done with -- by the time i was 21. so every couple of years or year we were packing up and moving so i
CBS
Oct 26, 2012 6:00pm PDT
but sunshine for san rafael 75. downtown san francisco 70. daly city 66 degrees tomorrow. couple of degrees milder on sunday mainly sunny skies. monday will stay warm, tuesday trending cooler and that rain moves in by halloween night on wednesday and the first day of november on thursday will likely be a soggy one with highs in the 60s. speaking of halloween it's all about the pumpkins and pumpkin patches tonight. roberta gonzales is live in walnut creek. good evening. >> reporter: good evening, paul. i have with me here this guy. hello, what's your name? come here often? hm. what's your favorite holiday? kind of the quiet type. this is one of my five pumpkin patches in the east bay shady lanes. i like it because -- we have been pumpkin patch hopping all day long from castro valley to dublin, pleasanton, fremont, a variety of pumpkins. but i like this patch because it's family oriented. we have pumpkin painting. there's actually a little theater for the kids to watch charlie brown's great big pumpkin movie and a petting zoo. it's a neighborhood pumpkin patch and we have families here. i hav
CBS
Oct 30, 2012 6:00pm PDT
. once the giants faithful reach the city, they will probably just start walking along the parade route, which for the most part is market street. and then they will find their spot. some might think about taking muni but first consider this. two dozen muni and cable car lines will be affected because of the parade route. i have heard from some people who say they are going to stake out their spot along the parade route as early as 8 a.m. the parade starts at 11. the real early birds are going to miss all the traffic. they expect hundreds of people to camp out overnight. okay. so the best advice is no matter where you' going or how you're coming into town make sure you allow extra time of the golden gate transit says people who are planning on taking the bus over the bridge should expect delays. anyone who thinks they are going to drive to san francisco tomorrow, good luck to them. >> i'm thinking of sleeping here at the station tonight. [ laughter ] >> reporter: might be well advised. >> everybody pack your patience. right in your pocket. all right, ann, see you tomorrow. >>> and if yo
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